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November 19 This Day During World War l

November 19, 1916 – The Battle of the Cerna Bend was a two month long battle between the Bulgarian and Entente armies. The battle took place in the Macedonian Front during the First World War Allied Monastir Offensive in October … Continue reading

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November 19 This Day During World War l

November 19, 1917 – The Battle of Caporetto as it was known by the Central Powers), took place from 24 October to 19 November 1917, near the town of Kobarid (now in Slovenia), on the Austro-Italian front of World War … Continue reading

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November 18 This Day During World War l

November 18, 1914 – The Battle of Cape Sarych was a naval engagement fought off the coast of Cape Sarych during the First World War. In November 1914, two modern Ottoman warships, a light cruiser and a battlecruiser, under the … Continue reading

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November 18 This Day During World War l

November 18, 1916 – The Battle of the Somme was a battle of the First World War fought by the armies of the British and French empires against the German Empire. It took place between 1 July and 18 November … Continue reading

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November 17 This Day During World War l             

November 17, 1917 – The Action of 17 November 1917 was a naval battle of the First World War. The action was fought between a German U-boat and two United States Navy destroyers in the North Atlantic Ocean. Based in … Continue reading

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November 17 This Day During World War l

November 17, 1917 – Second Battle of Heligoland Bight was an inconclusive naval engagement fought between British and German squadrons on 17 November 1917 during the First World War. Following the German Navy’s successful raid on the Scandinavian convoy on … Continue reading

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November 14 This Day During World War l

November 14, 1917 – The Action of Ayun Kara also known as the Action of Ayun Kara, was fought between the forces of the British and Ottoman Empires during the Sinai and Palestine Campaign of the First World War. About … Continue reading

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